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Summer School - Part 2

  Second in the summer school lessons series. For part 1, click here. In…


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Summer School

  I miss summer already. Perhaps it’s a holdback from childhood when the…


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The School of Life

There’s no substitute for the school of life. Everyone is enrolled, like it or…


Pile of books on grass

Life is Rich

We’ve all heard the maxim, “The best things in life are free.” It’s true. But…


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The Passion for Planes, Paintings, and Pets

  Passion. It sparks in radiant arcs when you discover it—or it discovers…


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The Space Between Life's Lessons

Some of you may have noticed a lag between posts recently, which may imply I’m…


Airplane, taken at Air Harbor Airport

Into the Great Wide Now

The first plane I owned. Taken at Air Harbor Airfield where I learned to fly…


Looking outside a window, at the view of clouds and blue skies, from the inside of a prison cell

You Can't Soar from a Prison Cell

Imagine for a moment you're confined to a prison cell. It’s not the dark, dank…


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Airport Angel

Sometimes help not only comes when you least expect it, it can arrive in the…


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Cosmic Signposts

We all receive signs. Some of us just don’t notice. People call them different…